Mission Driven Research

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For career opportunities at Mission Driven Research, please send a resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.  MDR opportunities generally fit within the categories listed below, with variations depending on the specific position, but MDR seeks resumes from candidates of all disciplines. Additionally, as a HUBzone company, MDR is interested in all candidates who reside in a HUBzone area.

Engineer (Advanced)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire an advanced-level Engineer with a minimum of a Masters degree in an Engineering field and 7+ years of experience.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of leading and executing extensive engineering/scientific support on systems, system elements, interfacing systems, components, devices and/or processes for complex developmental and operational weapon system programs.
  • Capable of providing daily supervision and direction to support teams, and possesses in-depth technical and theoretical knowledge.
  • Capable of working independently, as a team member, or leading teams/tasks to solve engineering/scientific problems.
  • Capable of leading the implementation of the engineering "V" across the program acquisition life cycle. 
  • Capable of working independently or leading teams to solve engineering problems.
  • Security Clearance required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • MA/MS and 10+ years of experience in related field

Engineer (Intermediate)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire an intermediate-level Engineer with a minimum of a Bachelors degree in an Engineering field and 3+ years of experience.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of providing engineering/scientific support on systems, system elements, interfacing systems, components, devices and/or processes for developmental and operational weapon system programs.
  • Capable of working as a team member to solve complex engineering problems, and possess in-depth technical and theoretical knowledge.
  • Capable of implementing the engineering "V" across the program acquisition life cycle, and has specialized related knowledge.
  • Security Clearance required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • BA/BS and 7+ years of experience in related field

Engineer (Basic)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire a basic-level Engineer with a minimum of an Associates/Bachelors degree in an Engineering field.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of assisting in the execution of engineering support task with general supervision.
  • Capable of assisting with implementing the engineering "V" across the program acquisition life cycle.
  • Capable of following established procedures and solving routine problems.
  • Security Clearance [or ability to obtain one] required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • Associates or Bachelors in related field. No direct experience required.

Analyst (Advanced)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire an advanced-level Analyst with a minimum of a Masters degree and 7+ years of experience.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of leading and executing analytical task, utilizing both analytical techniques, and processes for complex developmental and operational programs.
  • Capable of providing daily supervision and direction to support teams, and possesses extensive knowledge, skills, and abilities in the analysis field.
  • Capable of working independently or leading teams to solve problems.
  • Capable of leading the development and utilization of analytic tools, techniques, and processes for both technical and administrative support activities.
  • Security Clearance required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • MA/MS and 10+ years of experience in related field

Immediate Opening - Engineer

Mission Driven Research is actively seeking to hire an Engineer with a minimum of a Bachelors in Engineering and 7+ years of relevant experience. Preferred start date as soon as 15 Nov 2017. If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Close attention to detail and the ability to interact face-to-face with other MDA organizations on a regular basis.
  • Supporting various projects as a subject matter expert of threat systems of interest with the potential for supporting briefings to MDA senior leadership.
  • CAD experience (Siemens NX preferred); Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Security Clearance required (TS/SCI Eligible)
  • BA/BS in Engineering or related technical field
  • 7+ years of relevant experience
  • Desired Skills include Trajectory modeling experience, MATLAB experience, RCS modeling experience, IR Hardbody or Plume modeling experience, Briefing experience

Description of Work:

Support the Technical, Engineering, Advisory, and Management Support (TEAMS) Intelligence Contract to provide support to the Intelligence Requirements Division (EII) as a part of the Missile Defense Agency (MDA).

The Technical Intelligence Team within EII consists of engineers who support the analysis of technical intelligence information that is provided to MDA from various Intelligence Centers. (Ex: Missile and Space Intelligence Center (MSIC), the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC), the Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI), etc.).

The types of intelligence data typically handled include Computer Aided Design (CAD) models, Trajectory models, Radar Cross Section (RCS) Analysis, Infra-Red (IR) Hardbody models, and IR Plume models.

A monthly status report describing the work conducted in support of the contract is required.

Analyst (Intermediate)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire an intermediate-level Analyst with a minimum of a Bachelors degree and 3+ years of experience.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of providing expertise to relevant program analytical principles and practices for developmental and operational programs.
  • Capable of working as a member of team to assist with solving complex problems, and possesses knowledge, skills, and abilities in the analysis field.
  • Capable of utilizing, adapting and developing analytic tools, techniques, and processes for both technical and administrative support activities.
  • Security Clearance required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • BA/BS and 7+ years of experience in related field

Analyst (Basic)

Mission Driven Research is seeking to hire an basic-level Analyst with a minimum of an Associates/Bachelors degree.  If you are interested in this position, and if you meet the requirements listed below, then please email your resume to careers@missiondrivenresearch.com.

The required qualifications for this position are as follows:

  • Capable of utilizing tools, techniques, and processes for analysis activities with general supervision.
  • Capable of following established procedures, and solving routine problems.
  • Security Clearance required (TS, TS/SCI, S)
  • Associates or Bachelors. No direct experience required.